Our Vision

All Durham youth will complete a postsecondary credential and begin a rewarding career by age 25.

Roughly 40 percent of Durham’s young people may not be on track to complete high school, achieve a postsecondary credential of some kind or gain employment by the time they are 25.

Who We Are

Made in Durham is a community partnership of engaged educators, business, government, nonprofits, youth and young adults aligning their resources and initiatives to create an education-to-career system that better equips Durham’s youth for career and life success and builds a stronger local workforce.

Creating an education-to-career system

Made in Durham partners are collaborating to create an education-to-career system that enables every young person in Durham to:

Graduate from high-school

Engage in work experiences that prepare them for a career

Complete a postsecondary credential

Secure living-wage work

News

How to Help Durham Families During Pandemic

April 10, 2020
This is an evolving list of organizations that are providing amazing support to Durham families during the Covid19 pandemic

Covid19 Resources for Durham Families

April 7, 2020
List of resources for Durham families during Covid19 pandemic.

Casey Steinbacher’s Keynote Address: Durham’s MLK Observance

January 21, 2020
Quit espousing and admiring your diversity Durham and start living it again!
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Made in Durham is a community partnership of educators, business, government, youth-serving nonprofits and young people mobilized around a shared vision that all of Durham’s youth will complete high school and a post-secondary credential and begin a rewarding career by the age of 25.
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